SteamPoweredKleenex Claiming the actions of those involved in manufacturing anything as "voluntary," as if they were all equals or at least had equal information about what was going on, is laughable in the extreme.
I'm sure the miners digging up rare earth elements in China are happy to be part of Libertopia.
Oscar Wildcat Was chuckling until about 3:00, then sure enough the fuckers started cutting down all our trees out here for their fucking pencils.
ashtar. Resources exist to be consumed. And consumed they will be, if not by this generation then by some future. By what right does this forgotten future seek to deny us our birthright? None I say! Let us take what is ours, chew and eat our fill.
Oscar Wildcat Really, it'd be no trouble at all for me to make you a pencil, CEI. It's a hell of a lot more difficult to manufacture an old growth forest. But I understand, sometimes it's hard to see the forest through the pencils.
The best part for me is that all its fancy diagrams and data-representation-sort-of-looking-like animations are totally meaningless and are merely bright sparkly window dressing. Obviously they know their target audience.. The hopelessly ignorant.
sosage Forget what you saw in Vice -- Permanently Temporary and just watch the pretty animation about pencils...
Both rated 5 for evil
Jet Bin Fever Christ. How wrong could you be? This wrong, it seems.